Registered Nurse (RN)
The RN advocates and utilizes the
nursing process in the care of all age populations along the health continuum. The nursing process includes assessment,
diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation derived from scientific,
evidence-based knowledge. The RN
partners with the patient, family, and care team to provide holistic care and
achieve the best possible outcomes, recognizing that each plays an integral
role in that care.The RN is knowledgeable regarding the
professional scope of practice and the ANA nurse practice standards. The RN meets these standards legally and
professionally and ethically.The RN role is flexible and makes care
decisions based on the condition of the patient, reassessing and prioritizing
according to individual need.Minimum EducationGraduate of an accredited school of nursing, BSN preferred. Minimum Work ExperiencePrior related nursing experience preferred.
Required Licenses/CertificationsLicensed in the State of Vermont.CPR Certification.Unit-specific certifications as required (ACLS, TNCC, PALS, ENPC, CPI) per specific department operational framework. Required Skills, Knowledge, and AbilitiesDemonstrated proficiency in acute-care nursing, knowledge, and skills.Demonstrates moderate knowledge of basic computer skills.